It was my first week on the job as we all stood around the hideous old fixture building bamboo arrangements out of the mugs we had snatched from the clearance table. We were to fill the mugs with river pebbles, place in 3, 5, or 7 bamboo stalks, and then tie them with raffia to … Continue reading Wal-Mart- What’s Wrong With Retail
* * * Preface He stuck his head in the door of my office, his eyes sparked with inspiration, " can I talk to you about something?" I looked to either side of me, but I was the only occupant of the small 6' by 6' box that served as my private office. … Continue reading Eddie Bauer:: Keeping the Faith
She would giggle with delight when spending her down time reading the exciting and sometimes illicit posts found in the "missed connections" corner of Craigslist. The most common of these near misses of cupid's sweet arrow would happen around the deli counter of the grocery store she just so happened to frequent so incredibly often. There are … Continue reading The Missed Connection:: Retail Edition
Tips and Highlights from my visit to The Forum Shops At Caesar's Palace.
I might have a problem.